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10 Ways to Reduce Your Plastic Use

Despite its many uses, plastic is an enemy to the environment and we as a collective body of human beings use far too much of it. If reducing plastic use was a resolution for you in 2020, you're not alone - a record number of people have resolved to use less plastic this year than they did last year and some brave souls are even embarking on a trash-free lifestyle. Whether you're hoping to become more conscious of your daily…


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What To Do With Your Dead Christmas Tree

Now that Christmas is over, it's time to get the Christmas tree down and start the new year. But that doesn't mean you have to throw out your beloved tree: there are many ways to reuse it that will bring…


Holidays

Blini with Caviar

What pairs well with champagne? Blinis and caviar, of course!   Ingredients: 2 1/4 teaspoons active dry yeast (one 1/4-ounce envelope) 1/2 cup warm water (110 degrees) 1 cup all-purpose flour Coarse salt 1/2 cup low-fat buttermilk 1 tablespoon unsalted…


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Bermuda Beasts: 7 Facts About The Portuguese Man O’ War

Where can you spot them? Anywhere on the surface of the ocean in Bermuda. If you see one, get out of the water immediately, as their tentacles can reach far further than you may think. You may also see them…


Holidays

Leftover Christmas Ham Quiche

Turn your Christmas ham into a quiche with this very simple recipe!   Ingredients: Pastry dough 2 cups Jarlsberg cheese, grated 1 heaping cup of leftover Christmas ham 4 eggs 2 cups half and half 1/2 teaspoon Coleman's dry mustard…

Holidays

4 Champagne Cocktails for New Year’s Eve

Start popping bottles: New Year's Eve is here! While champagne on its own is always a welcomed treat, champagne cocktails add festivity and sparkle to New Year's Eve. Here are our 4 favourite recipes for champagne cocktails that you can…